Capel Als

Capel Als is broadcaster Huw Edwards favourite chapel, and one of the most significant religious buildings in Wales.

Llanelli, Carmarthenshire

Opening times

We welcome visitors.
The church is open in daylight hours every day.


Stepney Street
SA15 3UP

It opened in 1780, the first Nonconformist place of worship in Llanelli. The interior is one of the best examples of exquisite, ornate chapel design anywhere in the United Kingdom. The crowning glory is the coved ceiling, decorated with an ornate combination of boarding and moulded plaster in squares and circles.

  • Captivating architecture

  • Glorious furnishings

  • Social heritage stories

  • Spectacular stained glass

  • Accessible toilets nearby

  • Dog friendly

  • Level access to the main areas

  • On street parking at church

  • Parking within 250m

  • Space to secure your bike

  • Walkers & cyclists welcome

  • Independent

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